Doctor of Philosophy in Fiqh, Science and Technology


These programs will be conducted by full research. Candidates will have to attend a prerequisite courses:
– Research Methodology of Halal Science and Usul Fiqh
– Philosophy of Science and Technology
– Islamic World View and Islamic Civilization

Application for Master and PhD by research is open throughout the year and registration will be on February, May, September and November. However, candidate can registered at any time at the Student Recruitment and Admission Division office at Block F54, UTM Johor Bahru, Johor , Malaysia OR School of Graduate Studies, Level 8, Menara Razak, UTM Kuala Lumpur.

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– A Master in Islamic Studies from any higher learning institutions, locally or internationally which are recognized by University Senate; or
– A Master in any relevant fields from any higher learning institutions, locally or internationally which are recognized by University Senate; or
– Other qualifications equivalent to a master’s degree and experience in the relevant field recognized by the UTM Senate; or
– Candidate who a currently registered in a master’s degree programme at UTM, and aproved by the Graduate Studies Committee of the respective faculty and the UTM Senate.

International students are required to score the minimum mark of 550 in TOEFL or band 6.0 in IELTS or any equivalent English language test.

1. Ethics of Science and Technology
2. The Fiqh of Science and Technology
3. Issues in Islam , Science and Technology
4. The Concept, Theory and Philosophy of Islamic Science
5. The Methodology of Islamic Science
6. The Education of Science and Technology
7. The Science of I’jaz al-Qur’an
8. Muslim Scientists and Their Though

MTF 1003 – Research Methodology in Halal Science and Usul Fiqh
MTF 1203 – Philosophy of Science and Technology
MTF 1303 – Seminar Islamic Worldview and Civilization
UIP 0010 – Research Methodology (Compulsory to register on 1st semester)
UHW 6023 – Philosophy of Science and Civilization


First Semester RM3,685 RM6,997
Second and Subsequent semester RM2,435 RM5,747
Total RM15,860 RM37,310
*Viva-voce fees RM2,500 upon students submission a thesis for the purposes of examination

– Tan Sri Ainuddin Wahid Scholarship
– UTM National Postgraduate Fund
– UTM Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship
– UTM Zamalah (PhD and Master by Research)
– International Doctoral Fellowship
– Doctoral Research Grant
– MyBrain15
– Industry Scholarships
– Biasiswa Yang Di-Pertuan Agong (BYDPA)

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